Sympathetic repair and restoration of historic buildings

The Wessex Conservation Company

Experienced specialists in the repair, restoration and conservation of historic buildings using natural lime mortars, traditional timber and masonry techniques, we cover everything from a complete sympathetic restoration to large listed buildings to repointing garden walls.

We always provide the same high level of personal service and quality craftsmanship no matter what the size of the project.

Our experience enables us to recommend and use appropriate materials and techniques to conserve your building for many years to come in full conjunction with the rules and regulations involved with Architectural conservation.

Where possible we use locally sourced sustainable materials, not only to help the local economy but also due to the environmental advantages.

Why Choose The Wessex Conservation Company?

Our expert knowledge avoids unnecessary or damaging work to your period property and saves any unnecessary expense and in nearly all cases sensitive conservation can enhance your property’s value.

We have a wealth of good relationships with specialist contractors which are only used when entirely necessary.

We pride ourselves on clear quotations, specifying all works involved and a breakdown of the costs.

Some of our recent projects

St Margrets Templeton

St Margaret’s – Templeton

St Margaret’s was built in the late C13th for the Knights Templar returning from the…

Completed elevations (2)

Old School House – Over Stowey

Former C19th  school house. The welsh slate roof had been subject to multiple poor attempts…

Lias pillar and sign

Gate Piers – Winkliegh

Original Blue Lias gate piers in need of substantial repairs. The client requested them to…